Thunderbird Inn

146 Old Us 31 Highway, Mackinaw City, MI 49701 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2 Star Property
45.77073-84.73012
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Average
3.5/5

Based on 284 guest reviews

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  • Includes an indoor pool
  • Comp. Breakfast
  • 48 rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in property
  • 2 suites in property
  • Check-in time: 4:00pm
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 Double Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Bed 2 Floor
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Bed Ground Floor
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds 2nd Floor
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Ground Floor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Double Room Full Double Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 1 Queen Bed Jetted Tub
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble Deluxe Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble Room with De Luxe
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Queen with Second Floor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Room with 2 Queen Beds 2nd Floor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Room with 2 Queen Beds Ground Floor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Room with Spa Bath
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Double Room Full Double Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, King or Two Doubles
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Single Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Single Room Basement
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

This award winning property offers an indoor pool, for your relaxing pleasure! Located in the heart of Mackinaw City, within walking distance to downtown. Free shuttle service to the ferry lines and discount tickets for the ferry lines as well.

Verified Reviews of Thunderbird Inn

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Nice and clean and in an excellent location."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Affordable motel in an excellent location. Nice and clean with extras in the room.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
14-Jun-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jun 09 to Thu Jun 10 2021 at a $75.00 average nightly rate.
3.5 out of 5. Based on 284 guest reviews

Property Description

Featuring 100% nonsmoking hotel in Mackinaw City, the Thunderbird Inn has everything you could want from a hotel and more. A sparkling indoor pool that is open until 11:00pm for your comfort and enjoyment. Immaculate rooms, Refrigerators, complimentary WIFI access and a hot breakfast are just a few of the wonderful amenities we offer here in Michigan's Crown Jewel. Come see for yourself!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2001
Floors: 2
Rooms: 48
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 48
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 2
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 3.00%
City Tax: 2.00%
Cleaning Fee: 500.00 Per Stay (smoking in the room)
Additional Room Fees: 25.00 Per Stay (pet fee)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Travellers cheques accepted

Airport & Shuttle Information

15 Miles from PLN

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
We do except pets with one stay fee of $25 unless there is damage to the room then it is additional $100 fee.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Thunderbird Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Thunderbird Inn.

Feel free to use the Thunderbird Inn meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Mackinaw City event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Breakfast room 100 x 10 x 10 100050/--------------/--------
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Breakfast room

This is a beautiful all tile floor breakfast room, surrounded by sliding glass doors for lots of natural light to shine in.
Room Type:
Restaurant / Lounge
Total Size:
1000 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
100 x 10 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
10
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$25.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$75.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$25.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$25.00 USD
no charge for registered groups at our hotel to use the meeting space.
Photo of Breakfast room

FAQs about Thunderbird Inn

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Thunderbird Inn have?

There are 48 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Thunderbird Inn?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

Can I get a AAA rate at Thunderbird Inn?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Thunderbird Inn?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Nearby shopping is top-notch and service staff are friendly. Close to shopping. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Kitchenette needs more attention. Almost all guests were unsatisfied with the kitchenette.

Is there a pool at Thunderbird Inn?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..

Testimonials:

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"All the hotels in my area were booked for the weekend I needed. I was worried that I wouldnt have any rooms for our out of town wedding guests. With the help of your company, I found a brand new hotel at a great rate! Thank you!!" J.K. - Lancaster, PA

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